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rough riders. nfl hall of fame nominee and sports analyst hynes ward. anchor erika hill. deejay actor and you tube star flula borg. comedienne and actress helen hong, and kmeed yecomedienne an seton smith. it is all the best and worst of 2016. welcome and what a year this has been. i'm tom foreman. every time it seems we had one story rounded up another one came charging caround the corne, in big news, in sports, in science, in music, in movies and technology and tv, and most of l in the exhausting, exhilarating wildfire of politics. ♪ >> hillary clinton is a bigot. negative, dark, divisive, the
dangerous vision and behavior. >> this was the unpredictable year. >> definitely a crazy year. >> this was crueller, meaner, nastier. >> like the mind screw of the century. >> i'm taking the gloves off, right? yes? >> this really was the worst election in modern history. i mean it was like not "dumb and dumber." it was like hated and hateder. >> the presidential race was unprecedented. voters facing a choice between former secretary of state and u.s. senator hillary clinton, a democrat, who would be the first woman to hold the oval office, and republican donald trump, a billionaire reality tv star who would be the first president with no government or military experience. and it got nasty fast. >> but she's crooked hillary. >> crook canned hillary. >> crooked hillary.
>> everything is a game. it is like he's living in his own celebrity reality tv program! >> on tv their ads featured bitter attacks. >> penalty flag on trump or penalty flag on hillary, below the belt. >> on the streets their fans clashed, sometimes viontly. and poll after pollrought us the worst reality of the race, voters said they did not trust either candidate. >> it felt like a second season of the wire. it was just like, oh, i know we have to do this but it is not as fun as the first season. >> the first family was having fun despite the nasty campaign. best cameo, president obama slow jamming the news on "the tonight show." >> climate change is real, healthcare is affordable and love is love. ♪ >> mmm, mmm, mmm. >> commander and preach! ♪
>> still, the heat grew hotter. republican convention was a barrage of heavy artillery aimed at clinton. worst slip, when trump's wife melania gave a speech which sounded a lot like one the first lady gave. >> you work hard for what you want in life, that your word is your bond. >> oddly enough, michelle obama was the star of both conventions. >> nude photos of melania trump's modelling days made headlines, too. >> i kind of felt for her. she wasn't really that into the campaign process. >> it wasn't a convention you look at and say, hey, this was everything the republicans hoped it would be, yet now as we look back, you know, maybe we missed something. maybe it sent a message that at least some voters in key places liked. >> at the democratic convention everyone appeared to be into it. ♪ >> with their cdite topping trump by a few points in almost all ofhe polls, the celebration started early.
then came three bruising debates. >> absolutely -- >> wrong, and everything that swirled around them. >> it seemed like every time we were getting on a serious note and somebody was making a good point, all of a sudden something else came through or some scandal, and then it just wiped everybody's credibility away. ♪ >> clinton's worst choice of words? >> you could put half of trump supporters into what i call the basket of deplorables. >> that rapidly became a rallying cry for the other side. but her worst new problem was an old one. >> remember when bernie sanders during the primary told hilary clinton, everybody is sick about hearing about your e-mails? well, apparently james comey didn't get the memo. best news for democrats, when the fbi director said he found nothing in her private e-mail server to justify criminal charge cans. worst follow up? when he announced new evidence to consider just days before the
vote. >> let's be honest. the timing is a little awkward. but if you don't say something and then it comes out after the election that you had something, that would be a little awkward, too. so it was a no situation. >> once again the fbi said nothing warranted chars, but hacked e-mails of democratic party officials didn't help her cause. >> and also she never got ahead of the story. ♪ for donald trump, the trouble seemed endless. after years of suggesting barack obama might have been born elsewhere, he made an admission, even as he falsely claimed clinton started the whole thing. >> president barack obama was born in the united states, period. >> questions about his businesses practices dogged him. support from white supremacists haunted his campaign even as he disavowed it. a guy even climbed trump tower,
but, you know, not all of it. ♪ > andhile first lady michelle obama got mad props for her car pool karaoke with missy elliott and james corden -- ♪ this is for my girl all around the world ♪ ♪ stand up ♪ keep your head up ♪ don't take nothing from nobody ♪ >> another ride back in 2005 gave us the worst sound bite of the election. audio of donald trump talking about sexually assaulting women. >> and when you're a star they let you do it. you can do anything. >> whatever you wt?>> grab 'em >> can do anything. >> when i heard the audio that came off of the bus from donald trump i was like, unh! i was grossed out, i was offended. my [ bleep ] wanted to grab back. trump jumps to quiet the controversy, and after diving briefly into the polls, he
started rising again. >> it was fascinating because everything he did was what candidates have been told for decades and multiple election cycles not to do. >> i think donald trump was very popular because he had hats. hillary, i don't know what she had. maybe it was like a wallet or some socks or perhaps a skirt or a sund a sun dress. no, donald trump had a hat. ♪ >> well, the best thing out of the election this year is watching "saturday night live." i love all of the spoofs. >> indeed, comediennes had a field day with it all. >> she's the one with the bad temperament. she is always screaming, she's constantly lying, her hair is crazy, her face is completely orange except around the eyes where it is white. >> "snl" gave donald trump a really big platform this year. thanks, "snl." >> but you know what?
it is like outback steakhouse except a president wins at the end. >> on election day that's exactly what happened in the most extraordinary way. >> in state after state these counties came back in numbers and in ways for trump that just hadn't happened before. >> energized trump supporters began flipping blue parts of the map to red while democratic turnout floundered in key precincts. within hours it was clear can, the political pro had been beaten by the beginner with an undeniable edge in the electoral vote. >> he will be president donald trump. what is that going to mean? we just don't know. ♪ >> best prognosticators, the handful of pollsters who saw trump's victory coming. the worst? everyone else. >> i have no faith in polling. i have no faith in projections. >> it was an awful year for pollsters. i'm kind much glad i'm not in that business. >> the backlash was immediate with protesters storming into
the streets. >> i do not know why hillary did not win. actually, spoilers alert, hillary did win. have you counted your actual votes? >> their fury was unleashed by word that clinton actually won the popular vote by millions. >> the electoral college is bull [ bleep ]. >> i think a lot of people, especially with this election, are wondering does my vote count. ♪ >> best news if you're a republican? your party will head into the new year holding the presidency, both chambers of congress and substantially more governorships and state legislatures than the democrats. for democrats? >> congress is our only hope, and i'm hoping they're able to do the same trash they did to obama to trump. >> and president obama? >> now he's like, oh, dear god, what was it all for! why! why did i work that hard for eight years! just getting wiped away in one
election! >> on the other hand, he did enjoy h highest approval ratings since the last presidential vote. >> it was a good and bad year for him, but i think he's going to have a great year next year when he's out of there and on a beach. the political scene was such a bar fight, it was sometimes hard to remember all of the other things that were going on, but there was plenty. so keep your boots on. ♪ oh, they don't love you like i love you ♪ >> coming up, move along little doggies. we will have the hottest music of the year including sweet sounds from beyoncé, drake and the chain smokers. the world of the turns west. and what has 18 legs and takes more than a century to win the championship? it is all the best, all the worst 2016. >> let's head 'em up and move 'em out! ♪ is there an elk in your bed?
♪ i say hey ♪ i say hey >> a new release and hbo special and featured slot at the super bowl all surrounded the biggest and best music event of the year for some fans. >> beyoncé's "lemonade," cut, done, i think we're finished here. >> i dig her music. i love the beats, and i think with jay z, beyonce, they're the power cup can will ♪ send my love ♪ treat her >> to be sure, adele remained a force to be reckoned with and plenty of others were fighting for the spotlight, ariana graund a, taylor swift and justin bieber. >> he is a tiny man from canada. he is a weird person, but i like
him. >> i do a lot of future, a lot of drake. ♪ so baby hold me closer ♪ in the back seat of your rover ♪ >> i'm obsessed with the song closer by the chain spoker. >> atlanta is one of the hottest music scenes in the country, black beatle by ray schumer. ♪ i was you ♪ i want to be me too ♪ i want to be me too >> best proof she is no flash in the pan came from megan traynor. >> you know what i like about megan traynor? she found a sound that she is like a lighter beyoncé ♪ i can't help loving myself >> pop music is so positive it is overwhelming. they don't let sad people on white pop stations anymore. y'all notice that? ♪ changes >> there was plenty to be sad
about in music. worst news, the spate of sudden passings including the always ground breaking david bowie, eagles glenn frey, earth wind and fire's maurice white, merle haggard ♪ nothing on my tongue but hallelujah ♪ >> when i heard leonard cohen died i was sad. >> and of course there was the legendary prince. ♪ purple rain >> his unexpected loss triggered an out pouring of emotional tributes. a tweet from adam mckay summed it up best. it is prince, it is like hearing the grand canyon died. and then the queions aut the drugs at killed him. >> there was like the rumors he wasn't doing well, and all of a sudden he was gone. and it was just crazy. ♪ >> far out west the best concert
at the end of the year for many older fans was desert trip or as many called it old chella, a three-day bash featuring the rolling stones, paul mccartney, the who and kneel mccartney among others. >> i think it is wonderful when the old singers of the world are not sitting in a living room making tiny sweaters but are singing songs from 55 years ago. >> bob dylan was there just about the same time he was named this year's nobel prize winner for literatur >> bob dylan, you know, getting the nobel prize for literature was the best excuse ever to listen to three days in a row of bob dylan, not that you even need that excuse, right? but it was wonderful. >> someone on that nobel prize committee is really gunning for some free concert tickets. i mean -- ♪ i just miss you and i just wish you were a better man ♪ >> in country music, keith
urban, florida georgia line and little big town got lots of attention. >> they got some upbeat songs. i could two step all day with the best of them. >> but give the award for best all around duet to an act you may not be following but should. it is st. ann's parade by shovelton rope. ♪ i need more fingers than i got on my two hands ♪ ♪ it's like maybe to survive >> online streaming is the new sheriff in town. it is now the number one way in which we're listening to music, and increasingly it is how we're getting sli getting television, too. there were a lot of great new shows. >> some people choose to see the ugliness in this world. i choose to see the beauty. ♪ >> best proof an old movie can be remade into a new tv hit. >> west world is very good. in every step of the way it surprises me and delights me. the acting is so good.
i mean anthony hopkins should be in everything still. >> they don makenything le they used to. >> i do not want to make spoiler alerts of what is the plot, but if you can combining cowboys and future and like ipod s, i'm inside this, i'm in the town, charlie brown. i did very much like it. i like to watch robots be humans and smooch each other. >> awe! >> worst case of a g feeling wa? >> stranger things. ho! >> are you serious? >> "stranger things." awesome show. i like that whole '80s vibe. i enjoyed that. >> it was the right amount of everything. it had family, winona ryder. how much more could you want? >> it was so, so good. those kids are amazing! i bet the stock price of eggo waffles went up based on "stranger things." >> this is the president. >> plenty of older series
unveiled their latest seasons to acclaim. "house of cards," "orange is the new black." >> i watched the new season of "orange is the new black" and cried hysterically at the end. >> my rein has just begun. >> i got into "game of thrones." >> the battle of -- i love this show. it has ravens, tiny people, walking people, walls. it is the best. >> best new show with a familiar old face? designated survivor. >> who knew kiefer sutherland world guy?ur perennial saving >> it is going to be awesome! >> worst case of a fantastic show not being noticed by enough people yet? >> i really like "atlanta." i think "atlanta" is a realest show ever made on this planet.
it blows my mind. >> best staying power? competition shows continue to rumble on. >> oh, "the voice." i love "the voice." ♪ i just keep moving my body >> ""dancing with the stars"" which hynes won a few years ago is now in its 12th year. ♪ >> and everywhere i g i'm always being asked for the first dance, so it is the greatest thing that's ever happened but also the worst thing because now i can't go to wedding parties, bar mitzvahs. i can't do anything because of "dancing with the stars"" but i love watching it. >> i'm going to cry. ♪ >> worst guilty pleasures? any of the unstoppable reality show series. >> bachelor and bachelor island and some of the bachelor like reality show now where you follow a couple, ben and kate. i'm all about that. i can't stop it. >> i need to believe you. >> best case of art imitating
life? the people versus o.j. simpson. it was déjà vu all over for those who saw the real thing. >> it went on for a long time, and every day i was glued to the television. couldn't get enough of the o.j. trial. >> i'm o.j. >> best do-it-yours? give it to the gaines and their hit home makeover show. >> i do love a good fixer upper marathon. chip and joanna gaines are adorable. >> animation brought us the best comedy writing on tv, "bob's burgers." >> what is going on? >> your mom. >> what? >> the strangest new arrival? >> vodka and chain saws? >> yeah, that's right. >> father and son warrior weekend. >> what a weird show, huh? it is like he-man meets arrested development. >> a lot of fun. >> and the worst oversight finally corrected after all these years, con-dragulations to
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♪ the election was hands-down the biggest story of 2016, but all around the globe we had unrest, natural disasters and conflict. ♪ >> the biggest and worst domestic story, the clashes between police and african-american communities, complete with graphic videos showing officers shooting citizens. >> shots fired! >> it was really conflicting and it was just really sad. it was like a dark cloud over everything, every single day. it was like you were waking up to this news. >> just as troubling? retaatory attacks on law enforcement, the worst at a
peaceful protest in dallas. it left five officers killed, nine wounded and everyone talking. >> the issue is are they going to talk to each other, are we all going to talk about it and are we going to do something about it. >> i mean it is interesting to me because from my perspective as a black person i don't know when this conversation wasn't a thing. >> at the end of the day we're all-americans so we need to find a way to get along and make our dunt railw country better than what it was. ♪ >> other events? wildfires in tennessee, devastating floods in maryland and louisiana, the killing of a gorilla holding a child in ohio, transgender bathrooms in nor north carolina, a pipeline protest in north dakota and the zika virus all over. >> i love that zika, there was no plan in place. at one point the cdc was like, don't be a woman in miami. and women in miami were like,
uh. >> it was actually aimed at pregnant women, but still. ♪ >> we saw a major shift on addiction. >> man! drugs. >> the surgeon general is pushing more than ever before to treat it as a chronic illness with more than 20 million americans hooked. >> from the ritzy suburbs to some of the poorest communities in this country, and if we don't get a handle on it i think the consequences are really going to be devastating. ♪ >> but few stories shocked like the attack on a guy nightclub in florida. 49 people died, the most ever from a single gunman. >> it caused people to actually have to pay attention to the issues that face the lgbt community that i think a lot of people were trying to ignore for so long. >> to have that be a place where so many were murdered was
particularly tragic. >> religious radicals struck in pakistan, belgium, turkey and france, with few clues on how to stop them. >> you can't just round up muslims in a country because there are millions of muslims who are innocent, law-abiding citizens of that country and don't deserve to be, you know, lumped in with these crazy, insane people. ♪ in iraq the battle to retake mosul saw stiff resistance from isis. the best word on the terror group? they're losing ground. the worst reality? >> that may be so. at the same time isis was still able to inspire and carry out attacks all around the world. ♪ syria produced nothing but more misery, more refugees and the photo of the year. >> there was a real little boy going through some really, really tough times and nobody has an answer. ♪
elsewhere, polls said the vote for the brits to leave the european union was doomed, so almost know would saw the brexit coming. >> i think what occurred is that everyone in england did not understand. i think they said, breakfast? and everyone was like, breakfast, yes oro? yes, aim so hungry. it's the morning time. yes to breakfast. iltly handled an earthquake while the vatican made mother theresa a saint. north kree cana continued missile and nuclear tests as the world wondered what is next. >> i know this though. south korea makes some of the best revenge movies in the world. so i kind of want to make sure that country sticks around. >> worst party crashers? the russians, getting involved in many affrs far beyond their borders with president vladimir putin leading. >> and i mean from what i can get is that he's an evil dude ha likes to ride on his horse without shirts.
that's all i really know about the man. ♪ in colombia 50 years of fighting with rebels appeared to be finally winding down. in haiti hurricane matthew brought death and disease. in cuba the passing of fidel castro raised questions about the future after a year of improving relations with the u.s. and everywhere the worst hot flash, still global warming as record temperatures and plenty of alarming examples of its impact. >> yeah, how about glacier national park? to think perhaps by our children can's lifetime the glacier is gone? that's crazy. ♪ through it all, the best kich can entable news? the american economy did pretty well. >> hey, show me the money. >> i think 5% is a very great number for unemployment. it is terrible for skim milk.
but i think delicious for unemployment. home building was up, wages, too. >> things are good, yet people are saying, at least in the polls, they're not good enough. >> yeah, well, i'm like, okay, are we still in a recession or is that over? >> i know we're not where we want to be, but we are taking strides in the right direction. ♪ >> and the most staggering number from 2016? 325 million, the current size of the u.s. population, that's 2 1/2 million more than last year. with births, deaths and immigration, we're getting a new american every 13 seconds. >> wow! every 13 seconds? that's a lot of people. ♪ >> so where do we go from here? still to the west to find cars that drive themselves, unbelievable moments in sports and the best and worst movies under the sun. ♪
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>> "deadpool"! what a great movie. it was so much fun. >> superhero landing. yeah, it is really hard on your knees. >> i'm happy ryan reynolds, whenever he's talking i'm just enjoying the man. he is a wonderful is that correcty white man. >> jack reacher raked it in. >> i'm a big fan of tom cruise. anything he is in is going to be good >> matt damon as jason bourne and his old pal ben affleck were counting tickets, too. >> i love mask very much and i was confused there was no mathematics in this. it was a man kicking others in the face and looking serious with glasses. >> cool. >> i said it is not cool. >> funniest take on action adventures? central intelligence. >> the tag line for "central intelligence" was a little heart and a big johnson, and whoever came up with that --
>> best and worst relationship movie depending on your mood? >> i just saw "girl on the train" last week which was amazing. >> no, nothing happened. it was stupid. >> all right. let's go! >> "bad moms" got big laughs, but another film with women in lead roles got the worst backlash. "ghost busters". >> i liked the old ghost busters. i ain't afraid of that ghost. i liked that. >> you know, for a movie a lot of people didn't like it sure made a ton of money. so girl power, what! >> "star trek beyond" was popular, but the best syfy flick? "arrival." >> that's a proper introduction. >> and the best documentary was also the worst way to make people squirm. eaner." weiner movie all you can think
about the whole time is why did he let the cameras there. >> and you really just wanted it to end because it was painful to watch. >> you did the things -- you have -- you walk around in public. >> and you're my judge? >> for all of that, this was one of the weakest years in decades for movie attendance, in part because millennials aren't going much and a lot of things were competing for our attention including a dazzling year in sports. fear of zika and crime kept some athletes away, some russians were disqualified for doping, and still the rio games were great! >> how can you not love the olympics? >> it is the only time i think in any sporting event you really feel patriotic. >> you guys did kick all of the -- >> u.s. gymnastics team nailed it. michael phelps became the most decorated olympian of all time with 28 lifetime medals.
katie ledecky kaz willedazzled another swimmer gave us the worst story of the games. >> oh, ryan lochte is a hot mess. >> lochte and pals said they were robbed at gun point after a night on the town. >> i put my hands up. >> brazilian authorities not convinced. it was a huge embarrassment for the u.s. and lochte lost a small fortune in endorsements. >> sometimes you say i w at a gas station and i had to go. >> worst goodbye? give it to the greatest, muhammad ali. >> i think the passing of mohamadali hit a lot of people hard because he was seen as an amazing figure in our society for across the board. >> he was the original gangster, a rapper, you know, float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. so iconic. >> if you had the audacity to call yourself the greatest, you better deliver, and he did.
>> there were other great stories. leicster city. more than a half ton dead lift. rookie win at indie and pete's record run, 72 miles a day for six weeks to cover 3,000 miles coast-to-coast. >> that's remarkable. i have suffered through a couple of marathons, and i don't know how anybody runs 72 miles a day, day after day after day. super human. ♪ >> however, the major sports gave us the biggest moments. in the nfl some thought at 40 peyton manning was too old to beat cam newton in the super bowl. >> i felt sorry for peyton seeing him limping around and
screaming omaha. he didn't know what it was, but he found a way to persevere and gave us old people hope that you still can win auper bl at the age of 40 still. ♪ in hockey, metallica played the national anthem before their san jose sharks tangled with the pittsburgh penguins. the penns skated off with the stanley cup anyway. in basketball the never champion cleveland cavaliers faced the same team they lost the nba trophy to last year, falling perilously behind. >> the cavaliers came back and with lebron james they beat the warriors. it was amazing. >> and that might have been the best sports story, if it weren't for the cubs. >> this is the most dramatic thing i have ever seen. it was awesome. >> in the world series of a lifetime, the long-suffering chicago team fought back from a terrible hole against the cleveland indians, breaking a >> 108 years is crazy.
>> people were like, ahhh! >> i think it is amazing in the time that the cubs had won their last world series my country had started and lost two world wars. so, again, sorry about both of those and also congratulations to you, chicago cubs. >> as the late cub cans announcer would say, holy cow! alexander storms blaud way, an old friend goes missing and a naked burglar. >> plus an epic quest. it is all the best, all the worst 2016. ♪
♪ there were spectacular explosions, a european probe crashed into mars, but overall it was a good year for space exploration. space-x solved the big techno challenge, safely launching and landing numerous rockettes. the super moon drew hordes of shutter bugs, and an asteroid, what some are called a second moon, was discovered or bitting earth, only the size of a football field. >> you know, that's enough space
for me. i don't need a lot of space for a vacation home. >> nasa's juno probe arrived at jupiter sending spectacular pictures home. and there is the best mystery in the sky, tabby star, 1500 light years away getting inexplicably brighter and dimmer, a sign of intelligent life? >> i'm sure there are. there are probably, you know, other lives out there in outer space, but i want no parts of it ♪ >> closer to ground, the solar impulse two completed the first ever around-the-world flight powered entirely by the sun, touching down ironically in the dark. and on earth? cars are now logging millions of miles and production models could be widely available in a few years. >> i am against it. i like to have control of the wheel for myself. >> we got cellphones that explode and now they want to go to self-driving cars? i think that's a leap, future. take your time. >> fair point.
samsung had a massive recall to deal with the worst feature of the galaxy note seven, catching fire. at first it seemed a manageable issue. >> two weeks later it was like, if you have a samsung galaxy phone, get off the plane now! >> don't surprise me with a fire in my pants. that's what my doctor always says. >> best example of a first world problem? all the complaints about the new iphone with no headphone jack. >> i got the new iphone seven right here, there's no headphone jack and it hasn't bothered me once. >> best game played on a phone? pokemon go with more than 1.5 billion downloads. >> i did not play pokemon go. i sat on the sidelines and i mocked people who were just walking into walls because they were playing. >> virtual reality took a leap forward with newer, easier to use hardware. >> there was one from "new york times" where you were flying. that blew my mind, i was flying. there are porn ones.
i haven't tried that but it is on my to do list. >> funi electric was the last company on earth making video cassette recorders and they've stopped. what do you do with the video tapes in your basement? >> the world of entertainment, ring ling brothers retired their elephants ending more than a century of performances with the world's largest land mammals. on the radio, left prairie home companion after 42 years. >> saturdays never will be the same. ♪ smashing expectation >> on broadway the performance that had people standing in line for tickets like no other? "hamilton "hamilton.." >> can a brother get some tickets? i need tickets, anybody. >> online, the best smash up, beyoncé. the naked burglar who lost his
pants crawling through the roof of a pizza place and didn't find money either. >> some of the political memes were hilarious and the t-rex costumes had us smiling, especially the one on "american ninja warrior." we liked that traditional goodbye to a teacher in new zealand. >> but in the end, the best viral preoccupation? the mannequin challenge. >> everybody is trying it. i've tried it myself with my friends. it didn't go as viral but it was still amazing. >> we're about to ride off into the sunset but we have just enough time left for our traditional wishes for the 12 months ahead. so stay put. all of the best, all the worst will be right back. if you have medicare
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♪ we have about reached the last roundup, but before we hang our spurs up we want to ask can our guests, as we always do, about their hopes for the year ahead. >> i hope 2017 is a year where people give a care. >> i hope we are not in a nuclear war with nobody, or a war in general. >> in 2017, not only should we be legal, it should be mandatory because we could all use a little chilling out right about
now! >> you know what i wish? that we all can just get along, you know, not look at race, not look at color. we're all-americans. let's find a way to better ourselves and challenge ourselves each and every day. >> i wish for kindness. i wish for everybody to just learn to take a breath and to listen and to be kind. >> so who knows what is 2017. i hope it is sassy, i hope it is wearing a turtleneck! >> i hope this year and the things we have learned really brings people together next year and that we can keep on this path of being inclusive of other people and understanding other people and their struggles and everything that we all go through because we're all human beings at the end of the day. >> and that's the end of the line for 2016. thanks to all of our guests. thanks to you for watching and for everyone at ac 360 and here at cnn.
i'm tom ♪ i think you just can't bear to let a gorgeous guy like me out of your sight. >> i don't know where you get your delusions, laser brain. remembering carrie fisher. the actress who brought the iconic princess leia to live in "star wars" has died. we'll tell you what the co-stars are saying about the famous act tress. and now in the spot light after a twitter brawl that didn't even involve the president-elect. mr. trump did make one splash with the national security appointment. we'll explain. and secretary of state john kerry getting ready to lay out